The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Billing in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Billing over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Billing
Rank 51 66 73
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +7
Contract jobs citing Billing 81 63 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.87% 2.32% 1.85%
As % of the General category 6.99% 5.34% 3.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 34 16
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£400 £373 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.38% +3.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £230 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £543 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £380
% change year-on-year
+4.72% -2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.50 £18.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-37.83% -2.60%
Billing
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

General Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1159 1179 1171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 41.00% 43.33% 47.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 526 547 386
Average daily rate £388 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 31 52
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.14 £13.00 £12.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.40 £25.18 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.66%

Billing
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Billing across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Billing Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Billing
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Billing across the Berkshire region.

Billing Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Billing
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Billing across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Billing Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Billing
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Billing across the Berkshire region.

Billing Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Billing
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Billing within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newbury +3 15 £400 -1.53% 2
Reading -3 9 £450 +87.50% 1
Bracknell +5 6 £408 +7.94%
Slough +2 6 £419 +13.17% 4
Maidenhead +5 4 £550 +69.23% 1
Windsor +1 1 - - 1
Billing
South East

Billing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Billing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Billing.

1 100 (67.57%) Telecoms
2 54 (36.49%) CRM
3 31 (20.95%) Stakeholder Management
4 25 (16.89%) Project Management
5 24 (16.22%) ITIL
6 22 (14.86%) Oracle
6 22 (14.86%) Finance
7 19 (12.84%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (11.49%) 3G
9 14 (9.46%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (8.78%) Siebel
10 13 (8.78%) Migration
11 12 (8.11%) Release Management
11 12 (8.11%) PRINCE2
11 12 (8.11%) Broadband
12 11 (7.43%) Oracle BRM
12 11 (7.43%) Retail
12 11 (7.43%) MVNO
13 10 (6.76%) Use Case
13 10 (6.76%) SIGTRAN
13 10 (6.76%) SS7
13 10 (6.76%) HP
13 10 (6.76%) SAP
14 9 (6.08%) MS Visio
14 9 (6.08%) TCP/IP
14 9 (6.08%) Change Management
14 9 (6.08%) eTOM
14 9 (6.08%) HP Quality Center
14 9 (6.08%) 4G
15 8 (5.41%) Unified Communications

Billing
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Billing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Billing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (2.70%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.35%) SAS
2 2 (1.35%) Lync
2 2 (1.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (6.08%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.03%) MS Project
2 3 (2.03%) MS Office
3 2 (1.35%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.68%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 11 (7.43%) Oracle BRM
2 4 (2.70%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (1.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.68%) CSG Singleview
4 1 (0.68%) SAP PS
4 1 (0.68%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.68%) SaaS
1 1 (0.68%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 17 (11.49%) 3G
2 12 (8.11%) Broadband
3 11 (7.43%) MVNO
4 10 (6.76%) SIGTRAN
4 10 (6.76%) SS7
5 9 (6.08%) TCP/IP
5 9 (6.08%) 4G
6 8 (5.41%) Unified Communications
6 8 (5.41%) GSM
7 7 (4.73%) 2G
7 7 (4.73%) Internet
8 5 (3.38%) Wireless
9 3 (2.03%) VoIP
9 3 (2.03%) Radio Access Network
10 2 (1.35%) FWSM
10 2 (1.35%) Cisco PIX
10 2 (1.35%) Network Security
10 2 (1.35%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (1.35%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 2 (1.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.68%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.35%) TestDirector
1 2 (1.35%) JIRA
1 2 (1.35%) Axure RP
2 1 (0.68%) TestPartner
General
1 100 (67.57%) Telecoms
2 22 (14.86%) Finance
3 11 (7.43%) Retail
4 8 (5.41%) Legal
4 8 (5.41%) Marketing
5 4 (2.70%) Banking
5 4 (2.70%) Back Office
6 3 (2.03%) Multimedia
7 2 (1.35%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.35%) Interactive Media
8 1 (0.68%) German Language
8 1 (0.68%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.68%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 36 (24.32%) Architect
2 25 (16.89%) Analyst
3 19 (12.84%) Solutions Architect
4 15 (10.14%) Business Analyst
4 15 (10.14%) Designer
5 11 (7.43%) Consultant
6 10 (6.76%) Project Manager
7 6 (4.05%) Solutions Designer
7 6 (4.05%) Release Manager
7 6 (4.05%) Technical Manager
7 6 (4.05%) Delivery Manager
8 5 (3.38%) Billing Analyst
8 5 (3.38%) Tester
8 5 (3.38%) Business Architect
9 4 (2.70%) BSS Architect
9 4 (2.70%) Change Manager
9 4 (2.70%) Test Engineer
9 4 (2.70%) Business Manager
10 3 (2.03%) Technical Designer
10 3 (2.03%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.35%) J2EE
2 1 (0.68%) SOAP
2 1 (0.68%) Web Services
2 1 (0.68%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.46%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.41%) PMI
3 5 (3.38%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.03%) CMDB
4 3 (2.03%) GIS
4 3 (2.03%) Frameworx
4 3 (2.03%) User Experience
5 2 (1.35%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.35%) BYOD
5 2 (1.35%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (1.35%) Data Extraction
5 2 (1.35%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.68%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.68%) IVR
6 1 (0.68%) IPTV
6 1 (0.68%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.68%) Machine to Machine
6 1 (0.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.68%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.05%) UNIX
2 2 (1.35%) Windows
2 2 (1.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (36.49%) CRM
2 31 (20.95%) Stakeholder Management
3 25 (16.89%) Project Management
4 24 (16.22%) ITIL
5 19 (12.84%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (8.78%) Migration
7 12 (8.11%) PRINCE2
7 12 (8.11%) Release Management
8 10 (6.76%) Use Case
9 9 (6.08%) eTOM
9 9 (6.08%) Change Management
10 8 (5.41%) ERP
10 8 (5.41%) Service Management
10 8 (5.41%) TOGAF
10 8 (5.41%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (4.73%) Business Analysis
11 7 (4.73%) Performance Management
11 7 (4.73%) Enterprise Architecture
11 7 (4.73%) Scrum
12 6 (4.05%) UML
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.05%) SQL
2 2 (1.35%) C
2 2 (1.35%) C++
2 2 (1.35%) Java
2 2 (1.35%) Shell Script
3 1 (0.68%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (5.41%) PMI Certification
1 8 (5.41%) Degree
2 4 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.35%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.35%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 2 (1.35%) CCSA
3 2 (1.35%) CCSE
3 2 (1.35%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.35%) CCNP
3 2 (1.35%) ISEB
3 2 (1.35%) CISSP
3 2 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.70%) QA
2 3 (2.03%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.35%) ProxySG
2 1 (0.68%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (6.08%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.35%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.68%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.68%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.68%) Netcool
Vendors
1 22 (14.86%) Oracle
2 13 (8.78%) Siebel
3 10 (6.76%) HP
3 10 (6.76%) SAP
4 7 (4.73%) Cisco
4 7 (4.73%) Remedy
5 3 (2.03%) Amdocs
6 2 (1.35%) Blue Coat
6 2 (1.35%) Pega
6 2 (1.35%) F5
6 2 (1.35%) Verint
6 2 (1.35%) Infovista
6 2 (1.35%) CheckPoint
6 2 (1.35%) IBM
6 2 (1.35%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.68%) BMC
7 1 (0.68%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.68%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.68%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
Berkshire
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £400.00 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
The People Network
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Salt
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Intuition IT Solutions
Rate: £300 - £351 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Slough
The People Network
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Newbury
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 25 days ago